Emma Raducanu is already on the highway to health as she faces a race towards time to recuperate from her newest harm issues forward of subsequent month’s Billie Jean King Cup Finals in Glasgow. Nice Britain staff captain Anne Keothavang lately supplied an replace on her star participant’s health after she was compelled to withdraw from this week’s Translyvania Open because of a wrist harm.
Raducanu has suffered from a number of harm points in latest weeks, which hampered her Slovenia Open and Korea Open campaigns within the final month. The wrist harm additionally compelled her to withdraw from subsequent week’s Guadalajara Open, which implies that the Billie Jean King Cup Finals is the one event remaining on her calendar earlier than the tip of the season.
Keothavong named Emma Raducanu in her five-member staff for the multi-nation event that begins on November 8 and the 19-year-old has a month to recuperate in time for the event. Keothavong was upbeat about Raducanu’s restoration and revealed that she is already working onerous on her rehab program.
“I used to be actually on the cellphone to her this morning on the airport. We get pleasure from time on our aspect. The Billie Jean King Cup Finals isn’t for an additional month,” Anne Keothavong told PA information company. “She’s doing her greatest to relaxation up and recuperate and she or he’s obtained a rehab programme in place.”
Keothavong admitted that solely time will inform whether or not Raducanu will get match earlier than the Billie Jean King Cup Finals and hopes that the teenager will handle her rehab nicely.
“We’ll simply should see the way it goes and she or he’s obtained to handle it and take care of herself, which is a very powerful factor,” Keothavong added.
Raducanu made her debut on the Billie Jean King Cup earlier this yr in Nice Britain’s tie towards the Czech Republic in Prague. She gained her first match towards Tereza Martincova earlier than shedding her second and remaining match to Marketa Vondrousova.
Emma Raducanu is about to expertise one other drop within the WTA Rankings
Emma Raducanu’s withdrawal from the Transylvania Open comes as one other huge blow in her rankings scenario as she is going to drop one other 60 factors that she earned courtesy of her run to the quarterfinals of final yr’s Transylvania Open. Raducanu has dropped to No. 68 within the rankings from No. 66 during the last two weeks and is prone to drop all the way down to round No. 75 when the brand new record of rankings is launched subsequent week.
The 19-year-old made her High-10 debut in July and was ranked No. 11 earlier than her US Open title protection final month. Nevertheless, a first-round exit on the 2022 US Open noticed her drop to No. 83 within the WTA Rankings.
She then moved up a couple of locations courtesy of her run to the Korea Open semifinals two weeks in the past. Emma Raducanu was compelled to retire halfway by means of her semifinal towards Jelena Ostapenko because of a glute harm.